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Agewell CIC is looking for a folding table

Thinking Differently about Dementia is a project of Agewell CIC operating within Sandwell. The project works with people, and their carers, living with mild to moderate dementia.

The organisation is looking for a folding table (approx. 4ft x 2ft -1220mm x 610mm) for use at craft events.  Do you have such table which you no longer need and could donate to Agewell?

If you can help, please ring Agewell on 0121 796 9333 or email info@agewell.org.uk


Free to Good Home – Reception Desk and 26″ TV

Free to a good home – a new reception desk and a 26 inch TV

As stated the reception desk is new and the TV is old but still in good working order

If you’re interested then please contact Stuart at SCVO on 0121 525 1127

Full Size Snooker Tables For Sale (x2)

The Wesley Centre For All, in Wednesbury, has two full size snooker tables that they are offering for sale (open to sensible offers).

They are vintage from the 1950’s, recently re-covered and come complete with all rests, lights. cues and balls. They are heavy but have been dismantled.

You can see them fully assembled in this picture:

If you’re interested then please call John Steventon on 07947 447664

Free Office Furniture

A variety of office furniture including desks, cabinets and privacy room dividers are available free to a good home courtesy of Sandwell Leisure Trust.

Contact Neil.Duggan@slt-leisure.co.uk for more information.


Could you use a pre-loved sofa?

Raglan Road Christian Church in Smethwick have a sofa which they would like to donate to the sector.  See image.

Anyone interested will have to collect the sofa from the Church at 70 Raglan Road, Smethwick, B66 3ND.

Please contact Sara on 0121 555 5891 for further details.


Three chairs…?

The Sandwell team at Brook are on the move and in need of some office furniture, if anyone has any to kindly donate.  Staff are moving to the YMCA in West Bromwich and urgently need at least three chairs, desks and filing cabinets.

The service there will offer support to young people to make the right choices and understand how to be resilient and responsible adults.  They will also be training fellow professionals on how to deliver sex education and motivational support, as well as offering advice to parents and carers.

If  you have any office furniture to donate please contact jane.mcnally@brook.org.uk

Free used primary school furniture available

Powell Office Style, a supplier of education furniture  based in Rowley Regis, have recently replaced primary age furniture for a local school. There is now a stock of used furniture which Powell Office would like to donate to the voluntary sector, free of charge.

The items, see here, will be donated to groups/organisations on a first come basis.  If you cannot collect, Powell Office can deliver, but there may be a charge.

For further details, please contact Sophia on 07836 230229.


Could your group/organisation do with a Printer or Shredder?

SAFS, at Messenger Road, Smethwick, have a couple of printers and a shredder which they would like to donate to another group/organisation.  The equipment will be allocated on a first come first served basis.  See links below.

SAFS could potentially deliver to a near location.  Would need to discuss.

If you are interested, please contact Camilla on 07976 535577.

Printer 1
Printer 2


Six Free Chairs Available to a Small Community Group

SCVO has been made aware that a local resident has six good quality conference style chairs available to a small community group who would like them. They aren’t asking for any money for the chair themselves which they will deliver to the interested party on request however, they would like their petrol costs for deliver to be covered by the group wanting them.

If you are interested in having the chairs please email SCVO at support@scvo.info with your name, groups name, email and telephone number for us to pass on to Kate for her to confirm details of delivery, etc.

These chairs are very good quality, they look and feel new, please refer to the image.

Can you help Friends of Tividale Park and their new Community Hub?

Friends of Tividale Park are looking for a handy person / someone who does a bit of community engagement for their organisation who can build a single step to aid access to the hub.
You can click on the photo below to see what sort of solution is required (circled in pale blue) and the Friends group will purchase all the necessary materials … they just need your time and skill.

A picture of the area for which the step is required.

The community hub in Tividale Park has gone from being a weed trap, which was cleared with the help of Litter Watch last year, to a fully tarmacked area, with brand-new car park, access to toilets and running water in the refurbished changing rooms adjacent.
One of our current goals is to start a community gardening social and friendship group, with finding support from Tesco and its Covid grant funding to help fund new community services.
Is there anyone who can help us kick off this project? It will be based at the hub, and we are looking at buying planters, gardening equipment, flowers and plants, and have access to the hub for tea coffee and a chat.
The group is also holding its Annual General Meeting in May and are looking for nominations for anyone who might be interested in either the role of Secretary or simply just getting involved in new community projects.

To find out more, contact: secretary@friendsoftividalepark.org.uk or complete the online form on the group’s website (above).

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